This sport of H. 'Gold Drop' was registered by
Peter Ruh of Ohio in
1990. It grows to about 12 inches in height and 30 inches in
width. Medium lavender flowers are borne from late June into July.
The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by
Grenfell (2009) states: "A superb small hosta. One of the most popular
sports of H. 'Gold Drop'."
The following poem by Judy Burns of
Georgia was included in
Hosta Journal (2010 Vol. 41 No. 1).